Students have been working for weeks on gathering information and writing an essay on the world’s greatest threat. They have studied an environmental threat in great detail, reading two articles that I selected, and citing evidence from one other, which they found from a credible source. Students put a lot […]
This week, students who have completed testing will have the opportunity to practice skills from their notes with IXL.com. These will be due by Monday,May 13th, and can be completed at home as well. For each activity they complete, students will earn 3 formative points of extra credit. They may […]
AThis week,we will finish up the M-STEPin class and move on to read our new whole-class novel, The Crossover, by Kwame Alexander. It was the winner of the 2015 Newbery medal for the best children’s book in America, and is also written in verse (poetry). Here is Kwame Alexander reading […]
Hello all! If your student would like to participate in next week’s field trip to Tree Runner West Bloomfield, please complete the online waiver by Friday, May 10th. Please note that this waiver is for climbers going on May 14th, only. If your child is climbing on May 13th or May 15th, […]
Our quiz on these notes and the Non-fiction Text Features will be on April 25th. Check out these videos for more info!
Please get on and check your grades this week. There are many students with missing work in each class. We have not had a summative assignment yet this marking period, so all failing grades are related to missing work! Also, check out our topics to research. Choose one that you’d […]
Students will be required to choose one of these topics to research. They will need to use at least 3 sources, and one must not be on this list. We will learn more about research in the coming weeks, so that students will be prepared. The goal here is to […]
Parents, please come to Stout’s cafeteria on April 11th, between 4 and 7 p.m. for Parent-Teacher Conferences. Students should complete the following on Spring Break: Read for 20 minutes per day. Complete 8 metacognitive logs for Monday, April 8th, when we return. Log in to ixl.com and complete 7th […]